The Institute for Public Health is a university-wide initiative designed to transform our approach to public health and partnership with the community. The Institute brings together many disciplines and diverse partners to address the complex health issues facing the St. Louis region and the world.

Ongoing efforts include a faculty scholars program, conferences and events, campus-wide coordination of public health education, and the development of our key initiatives.



Faculty Come Together to Develop Solutions to Fight Diabetes at “Next Steps” Event

This spring the Institute for Public Health partnered with the Center for Diabetes Translation Research (CDTR) on “Next Steps in Public Health: Eliminating Population-Based Disparities in Diabetes and Obesity.”
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Spring 2014 Data Workshops Offered Hands-On Training to Faculty, Staff, and Students

Attendees learned about the fundamentals of data management.
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Congratulations to Winners of Global Health & Infectious Disease Awards

A number of participants in the 2014 Global Health and Infectious Disease Symposium and Conference on March 27 and 28 received awards for their outstanding work.
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Maternal-Child Health Researchers Offer Their Insights

Some of the presenters from the 2014 Global Health and Infectious Disease conference offer insights into the field of maternal-child health.
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In the Spotlight

Congratulations to Richelle Clark, codirector of the Center for Community Health & Partnerships, for receiving the Excellence in Health Care Award from the St. Louis American. Learn more

Upcoming Events

Driving with a Neurological Condition
Friday, April 18, 2014, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Program in Occupational Therapy Auditorium, 4444 Forest Park Ave., Medical Campus
IDEA Labs Demo Day
Friday, April 18, 2014, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM, Farrell Learning & Teaching Center, Connor Auditorium, Medical Campus
Get Moving North St. Louis: Spring Kickoff Event
Saturday, April 19, 2014, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Community Partnerships Center, 3335 Union Blvd.